The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 110 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 0.11% -
As % of the General category 1.03% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £31,250 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +2.56%
Multimedia
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
774 734 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.80% 40.87% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 525 494 422
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Multimedia across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Multimedia
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Multimedia across the Cheshire region.

Multimedia Salary Trend in Cheshire

Multimedia
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 4 £32,500 -
Macclesfield - 4 £29,250 -
Multimedia
North West

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Multimedia also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Multimedia.

1 10 (100.00%) Adobe
1 10 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (60.00%) Avaya
2 6 (60.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (50.00%) Time Management
4 4 (40.00%) WordPress
4 4 (40.00%) Google Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) Drupal
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Google
4 4 (40.00%) Pay per click
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) Animation
4 4 (40.00%) Video Editing
4 4 (40.00%) Joomla!
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Flash
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) SEO
4 4 (40.00%) CMS
4 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (40.00%) Content Management
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Multimedia also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) WordPress
1 4 (40.00%) Drupal
1 4 (40.00%) Joomla!
1 4 (40.00%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (60.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Development Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Trainer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Designer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) Flash
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) HTML5
1 4 (40.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Animation
1 4 (40.00%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Time Management
2 4 (40.00%) Pay per click
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) SEO
2 4 (40.00%) Content Management
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe
2 6 (60.00%) Avaya
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Google